Current Affairs, News & Facts of 28 Jan 2015

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  • After lending a push to manufacturing sector with 'Make In India', Indian Government shift focus to service sector with Global Exhibition on Services. - read more cat
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  • RBI inks a Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation and exchange of information with Central Bank of Brazil (Banco Central do Brasil). 
    • Overall, RBI has signed 23 such MoUs, one letter for supervisory cooperation and one statement of cooperation with overseas regulators.
    • RBI has been signing such MoUs to promote greater cooperation and sharing of supervisory information among the authorities.
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  • Libby Lane becomes first female bishop of Church of England.  
    • Her consecration is a historic first in a 500-year old male dominated history of the Church of England.
    • The move aims to enhance female participation in the Church.
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  • Famous Argentine footballer Juan Roman Riquelme, known for his playmaking skills, quits international football
    • Called as one of the best footballer of his generation, he played 51 matches for his country scoring 17 goals.
    • He led Argentina to win Gold medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
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  • K Durga Prasad is appointed as the special Director General (DG) of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). 
    • He was earlier sacked as the Director of the Special Protection Group.
    • He gets a 3-year term till further orders.
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  • Sean Abbott, whose bouncer killed the Australian batsman Phillip Hughes, receives Bradman Young Cricketer of the Year award. 

     

    Allan Border Medal 2015

    • Steve Smith grabbed three awards including the prestigious Allan Border Medal, Test Player of the Year and One Day International Player of the Year award.
    • Glen Maxwell: Twenty20 International Player of the Year award
    • Meg Lanning: Belinda Clark medal for Woman's Cricketer of the Year

    Allan Border Medal is considered to be the most prestigious individual prize in Australian cricket which honours the most outstanding Australian cricketer of the past season.

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